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2020 ASHA Star Shows

2020 ASHA Star Shows

Find out more about the ASHA Star Shows, Horse Show Grants, & more! 

Learn more about 2020 ASHA Competitions.

Find an American Saddlebred horse show in your area.

 

 

 

2020 First Time Breeder Program

2020 First Time Breeder Promotion Program

18 Stallions Available to First Time Breeders for Free! 

Find Out More Information Today!  

Learn more about the magnificent American Saddlebred.

Find an American Saddlebred barn in your area.

COVID-19 ASHA Updates

ASHA COVID-19 Resource Page 

ASHA COVID-19 Updates & Resources Page 

Learn more about the CDC recommendation.

Find COVID-19 Resources from USEF.

Start Your Saddlebred Story Today

Discover the Horse America Made

Proud. Beautiful. Versatile. Athletic.

From the elite competitor to the backyard companion the horse for you is the American Saddlebred. 

Discover your joy and start your Saddlebred Story today. 

Learn more about the magnificent American Saddlebred.

Find an American Saddlebred barn in your area.

PARTNERS FOR THE RIDE

ASHA's Benefits of Membership

Your membership in the American Saddlebred Horse Association contributes significantly to safeguarding the integrity of the breed, promoting the use of Saddlebreds, and expanding the public’s knowledge of America’s original show and sport horse.

The monetary value of your membership contribution is returned many times over in benefits to the breed and to you as an Association member, as well as in services provided by the Association and the American Saddlebred Registry.

Become a new member today, apply online, or download the membership application form, member benefit infographic or the membership benefits information.

Beginning with the 2019 competition year - Owners, riders, drivers, handlers and trainers of American Saddlebred horses showing at USEF licensed competitions and open horse shows, who are not current ASHA competing members, will be required to become a competing member within 30 days after receiving a notice from ASHA. After 30 days, the show records (including points for KSF/WCHS Qualifying, CH, CH-EQ, National Pleasure, and ASHA High Point) of American Saddlebred horses whose owner, rider, driver, handler &/or trainer that have not joined ASHA, will be removed from ASHA records and the website.

ASHA MEMBERSHIP

Which Membership is Right For Me?

Competing Levels


ASHA Lifetime Member
$2,500

ASHA Contributing Member
$100/year

ASHA Senior Competing
$70/year
Charter Club Competing
ASHA Charter Club Affiliate Competing
$60/year
Youth Club Competing
ASHA Junior Competing
$30/year

 

Non-Competing Levels
Not Eligible To Show At USEF Competitions or do business with the Registry

Fan Member
ASHA Fan Member
 
$35/year

Benefits of your membership

Publications:
Competing members receive the Journal of the American Saddlebred, the statistical "Bible" of the breed.

Access to vital information:
The most comprehensive database in the breed is just a click or call away! Ask for ownership history, pedigrees, show records, get of sire and produce of dam listings—the background you need to make informed decisions about show horses and breeding stock.

Recognition and Prize Programs:
The American Saddlebred Registry sponsors a number of payback programs for breeders and exhibitors, including the Kentucky and National Futurities, the ASR Sweepstakes and the Sport Horse Program.

In addition to the programs administered by ASR, many state organizations also offer futurities for American Saddlebreds.

Competing membership with ASHA will also allow owners and trainers to participate at USEF licensed compeitions.

Participation in industry events:
ASHA conducts an Annual Convention and Youth Conference for the education and enjoyment of its members. They are held in conjunction with the Association’s Annual Meeting, in order to receive maximum communication from members regarding ASHA business. The Convention and Conference are usually scheduled for the first weekend in February, in Lexington, Kentucky.

PROMOTING THE BREED

ASR Prize Programs

  • Kentucky & National Futurity
  • Sport Horse Incentive Program
  • State Futurities
  • Sweepstakes
ASHA Recognition Awards
  • State Pleasure Horse Awards
  • National Pleasure Horse Awards
  • Breeders’ Award
  • ASHA Annual Awards
  • ASHA High Point Award for Saddlebreds and Half Saddlebreds
ASR Recognition Awards
  • USDF All Breed Awards
  • Saddlebred Record
  • Saddlebred Record Equitation
  • Saddlebred Select
  • Sport Horse Year End Awards
  • Sport Horse High Point Neck Ribbon Award
  • Half Saddlebred Achievement Award
SPREADING KNOWLEDGE

Publications

  • Journal of the American Saddlebred (electronic or printed copy)
  • Online Junior Junction (electronic magazine)
  • Promotional Brochures
  • WCHS Daily Coverage
Outreach
  • Charter Clubs
  • Youth Programs and Scholarships
Member Services
  • Annual Meeting & Youth Conference
  • Access to Registry Database
  • Official Kentucky State Fair Results
  • Electronic Updates of ASHA News
  • Online Membership Directory
  • Unlimited access to Saddlebred.com
SAFEGUARDING ITS INTEGRITY

Registry Functions

  • Registrations
  • Transfer of Ownership
  • Annual Register
  • Lease Agreement
  • Certificate of Eligibility to Show
  • Name Changes
  • Verify Certificates
  • Pedigrees
  • Show Results
  • Stallion Service Reports
  • Get of Sire/Produce of Dam
  • Blood Typing/DNA

Proud Supporters of American Saddlebreds

We are proud to announce a new affinity program for our ASHA members that will bring increased benefits and value to your ASHA membership in 2020. With your membership, you can save more on hotel and car rentals, insurance programs, prescriptions and more.

ASHA members have access to exclusive travel savings from car rentals, hotels and ticketing discounts to condos, villas, cruises, guided tours and group travel packages. To bring these benefits to our members we have them all conveniently located in one place on our Travel Savings Center page. Whether you simply want to get from here to there or make your dream vacation a reality, ASHA members have all the tools right at your fingertips. Visit the ASHA Travel Savings Center website today and SAVE! 

  

Other ASHA Member Travel Benefits: 

Hertz is proud to provide car rental savings to ASHA.

 

Benefits Include:

Everyday savings of up to 25% off when reserving with your organization’s CDP# 2191388 for either business or leisure travel.

Bonus savings when combining promotional coupons with your CDP# letting you save even MORE!

Receive complimentary membership in our award-winning loyalty program, Hertz Gold Plus Rewards®.

Click Here to make a reservation or call 1-800-654-2200.

 

Save 7% off base rates at participating locations with Dollar Car Rental and Thrifty Car Rental! 

Click here to reserve with Dollar Car Rental or call 1-800-800-4000 (Use CD# 3068217) 

Click here to reserve with Thrifty Car Rental or call 1-800-847-4389 (Use CDP# 3068216)

 

ASHA Member Retail Discounts 

American Hearing Benefits is a convenient hearing benefits program which provides access to free hearing consultations and significant discounts on hearing aids through our nationwide network of hearing professionals. As a member of ASHA, you and your family are entitled to the following hearing savings through American Hearing Benefits:

  • Free annual hearing consultations for you and your family
  • Free one year supply of batteries
  • One year of free office visits
  • Free Deluxe Warranty Plan, including loss and damage
  • 60-day trial period
  • Financing plans available

 To learn more call (888) 994-4119 or visit their website.

 

Help Protect your pet with ASPCA Pet Health Insurance!

Focus more on your pet’s care and less on costs with ASPCA Pet Health Insurance. Plus, you can save 10% on your base plan premium with a multiple pet discount! ASPCA Pet Health Insurance furthers the mission of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals® (ASPCA®) by helping pet parents afford quality veterinary care so their pets can live longer, healthier lives. 

ASPCA Pet Health Insurance reimburses up to 90% of covered costs.* You can customize your coverage to fit your needs and budget. For instance, you can choose your annual deductible and reimbursement (co-insurance) percent. You’re free to use any vet, specialist, or emergency clinic. Just pay for services and submit a claim online, by fax, or by mail. Get reimbursed by check or direct deposit—it’s up to you! 

See your options now by visiting us online or calling 1-877-343-5314. Please be sure to use your priority code ‘ASHA19’ for special assistance.

ASHA has teamed up with Lenovo, a global leader in the PC marketplace, to offer discounts on its entire line of reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services. Members save up to 30% off the everyday public web price of Lenovo laptops, tablets, desktops, all-in-ones, workstations, servers, and accessories. This includes savings on a variety of products for the home and office, such as the award-winning ThinkPad laptops and innovative multimode YOGA tablets. 

ASHA members also receive:

  • Free ground shipping on all web orders
  • Monthly limited-time special offers
  • Access to energy-efficient green technologies
  • Award-winning service and support before, during and after your purchase 

Experience the Lenovo difference today and visit their website! For more information and easy ordering:

Call 1-800-426-7235, extension 7219 (M-F 9am-9pm EST, Sat 9am-6pm EST)

Life Line Preventive Health Screenings

Life Line Screening's services are designed for early detection of potential health problems leading to stroke, aortic aneurysms, arterial disease and osteoporosis. ASHA Members have the opportunity to detect life-threatening conditions, at an affordable cost of only $135. To find a screening location convenient to you, call  866-895-3364 and mention your ASHA membership or CLICK HERE!

Long Term Care Global Program

With 35+ years of Long Term Care insurance experience, LTC Global will save ASHA members time and money on your Long Term Care Insurance quote. We don't just offer one solution. We offer multiple carriers to help you best meet your individual needs and budget. 

Highlights of the program:

• As an ASHA Member you may be eligible for a premium discount.

• Your extended family members (including spouses, brothers, sisters, parents, children age 18+, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and in-laws) are also eligible for coverage. 

It's a simple process, just click here or Call (888) 305-4582 for further information and to get started.

 

MetLife TakeAlong Dental

Finally, a dental insurance plan that stays with you, as you go through different stages of your life. MetLife offers ASHA members two great dental coverages options including a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) and Dental HMO/Managed Care (where available). Get great flexibility in benefit coverage levels that fit you best, and choose any dentist, without referrals (PPO). All options cover a broad range of important dental services. More information on these benefits available here. Call 1-844-263-8336 and mention your ASHA membership, or click here.

 

ASHA Members can save up to 75% on thousands of products at Office Depot and OfficeMax. Great for your printing, cleaning and office needs. Shop online or in any Office Depot or OfficeMax store. Enjoy FREE next-day delivery on online orders over $50! Click HERE to shop online or print off a FREE Store Purchasing Card.

 

Members can receive a FREE card to start saving up to 55% on prescription drugs today! This card has no fees and it will never expire. One card covers entire household, including pets. Accepted at 9/10 pharmacies. For more information call toll free: 1-800-931-8872 or visit here!

Members receive a 10% discount at the Kentucky Horse Park’s gift shop by presenting their membership card.